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On 25 August 2017, new legislative arrangements commenced for private native forestry. It should be noted that some references on the EPA's website and any publications may now be outdated. These documents will be progressively updated by the EPA to ensure current legislative arrangements are reflected. More detail about changes can be found here.
Before starting your forest operation plan (FOP)
You complete the FOP at the same time as your property vegetation plan. The EPA can help you with both.
About forest operation plans
The forest operation plan (FOP)describes your proposed forestry
It consists of a
- map which will be provided by the EPA
- template you complete – link to this in the table, ensuring you choose
the right template for your region or forest type
You can also link to guidelines in the table to help you complete the